Community Supports Available during COVID-19

This page is dedicated to community supports and resources that are available during the COVID-19 pandemic.  We have also included wellness and self-care information and activities you can do at home.

Please note this page is a work in progress.  We hope to continue updating this page as we become aware of new and helpful resources.

For the most recent agency updates during COVID-19, visit this page.

For health and safety resources during COVID-19, visit this page.

For online activities and events available during COVID-19, visit this page.


View:  City of Toronto COVID-19 Resources for Seniors & Vulnerable People


Social and safety supports
Mental health resources
Food access

ESS is offering grocery support to seniors and individuals who are at a greater risk for severe illness from COVID-19 and have no other options for grocery shopping and delivery.  We are currently providing this by request on a one-on-one basis, based on availability.  Call us at 416-243-0127 for more information.


















Etobicoke Food Bank Locations:

Toronto West Food Bank
1621 Albion Road (Martin Grove and Albion)
Sundays, 1 PM to 4 PM

Our Saviour Lutheran Church Food Bank
2705 Islington Avenue (Islington and Albion)
Thursdays, 2 PM – 4 PM and 6 PM – 8 PM

Mount Olive Food Bank
1030 Albion Road (Albion and Islington)
Wednesdays, 1 PM – 3 PM

Daily Bread Food Bank
191 New Toronto Street (Islington and Lakeshore)
Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays, 10 AM – 3 PM

Haven on the Queensway
1533 The Queensway (Kipling and The Queensway)
Wednesdays 10:30 AM – 4 PM, By appointment only
*Please call Mondays or Tuesdays, 8:30 AM – 4 PM to make an appointment. Call 416-640-2005*

Eatonville Public Library Pop-Up Food Bank
430 Burnhamthorpe Road (Burnhamthorpe and The East Mall)
Fridays, 2 – 4 PM

Caregiver resources
Roadside assistance for Healthcare Workers and First Responders

If you work in a hospital or health care centre, or as a first responder for emergency services, you can request CAA Roadside service by calling *222 or 1-800-222-4357.  This free service is currently being offered to Members and non-Members alike. If you are a Member and a healthcare worker or first responder, these calls will not be counted on your Membership.


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